Couple shoot each other in Jaipur, girl dies

Jaipur: Panic gripped Sri Ram Nagar extension area of Jhotwara when on Tuesday a girl and a boy shot each other in a car parked on roadside. The incident resulted in death of the girl while the youth is struggling for survival as the authorities rushed him to hospital where he is undergoing treatment. Notably, the duo used to live only a few metres from where the incident occurred and police suspects that they were in a relationship to which the family had objections, as a result of which they chose to end their lives.

The deceased girl has been identified as Varsha Soni (25) while the youth has been identified as Govind Soni (27). “Locals from the area alerted the Jhotwara police early on Tuesday morning about the duo inside the car and a team rushed to the spot. We recovered a pistol from the car and the boy was still alive. no suicide note has been recovered from the car.